FALCONS OF FRANCE by Nordhoff and Hall 1929 [1st Ed] WWI Aviation Flying Planes

FALCONS OF FRANCE by Nordhoff and Hall 1929 [1st Ed] WWI Aviation Flying Planes Product Description Falcons of France: A Tale of Youth and the Air by Charles Nordhoff; James Norman Hall illustrated by A. Vimnera

A novel about flying, World War I, and contemporary moralities, it was written by two American veterans of the 'Escadrille Lafayette.' It contains thrilling tales of aerial battle as well as excerpts of life during the war. Book includes four full-color illustrations including frontis. Cover features a line illustration of a World War I plane. 32 pages. 5.75 X 8.25 inches.

Scarce first edition published by: Little, Brown and Co., Boston, MA. 1929.

Hardback is overall in VERY GOOD- condition.

Binding is strong. Inside pages are free of marginalia and underlining. Blue cloth boards have red ink on cover and spine. Covers exhibit very light scuffing and a little dirt, with light bumps to corners. Spine has some fading and hard bumps to head and tail of spine. Top edge of text block is inked in red by publisher; other edges show perforations from very neat page cutting. Fore edge of text block has light foxing. Ffep has ink owner's sig. Back pastedown has a few numbers in pencil Interior has light age toning. Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear. CR20160121

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